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LGBT+ History Month with Services for Young People

14 February 2022

February is LGBT+ History Month and Services for Young People continues to support LGBT+ young people across Hertfordshire with weekly projects in every district.

Services for Young People Hospital Youth Work Projects

11 February 2022

Our Hospital Youth Work Projects have now engaged with more than 1,000 young people across Hertfordshire.

Young Commissioners help to shape the Children's Services Plan for Children and Young Peop…

10 February 2022

Our Young Commissioners helped to shape the Hertfordshire County Council Children's Services 'Our Way Forward' Plan for Children and Young People 2021-2026 that focuses on how to improve outcomes for children, young people and families in Hertfordshire following the disruption of the pandemic.

Young people take part in sleep out to raise money for homeless charity

17 December 2021

A group of young people who graduated from this summer’s NCS programme took up another social action challenge this month, raising £555 by taking part in the Herts Young Homeless Sleep Out at Oaklands College in St Albans.

Services for Young People praised for its careers guidance and employment support

30 November 2021

Services for Young People delivers a high standard of information advice and guidance and is focused on ensuring its young people are able to fulfil their potential, according to a recent assessment carried out on behalf of the Department for Education.

New Hertfordshire County Council partnership with The Swan Youth Project in Berkhamsted

23 November 2021

Hertfordshire County Council’s Services for Young People has teamed up with the Swan Youth Project to support young people in Berkhamsted with mental health and resilience.

Broxbourne Youth Council elects new Mayor

22 November 2021

The Broxbourne Youth Council has elected a new Youth Mayor for the borough, Ethan Yardley, and a new Deputy Youth Mayor, Adesola Adewale.

Black History Month 2021

15 November 2021

Young people in the projects run by Hertfordshire County Council Services for Young People were supported to understand and connect with others across cultures during this year’s Black History Month.

Hertfordshire Young People’s Awards 2021

09 November 2021

More than 70 young people from across Hertfordshire were recognised for their outstanding achievements at the Hertfordshire County Council Services for Young People Awards, which took place in events across the county during National Youth Work Week (1st to 7th November).

Young People's Survey 2021

26 October 2021

A survey to share thoughts and ideas about activities and support for young people in Hertfordshire is taking place in November and December.

International Youth Day celebrations at St Albans Cathedral

16 August 2021

Hertfordshire County Council Services for Young People (HCC SfYP) supported the organisation of and participated in the International Youth Day celebrations hosted by The High Sheriff at St Albans Cathedral on the 12th August.

Helping you to consider your future options

09 August 2021

Young people who are due to find out their A-level and GCSE results this week can get the support they need from Hertfordshire County Council’s Services for Young People as they consider their future options for in education, training, apprenticeships or employment.

Virtual conference held to support careers guidance professionals across Hertfordshire

08 July 2021

Services for Young People held its 10th annual conference for careers leaders across Hertfordshire on 30 June. For the first time the conference was held virtually, enabling more than 120 delegates to attend.

Are you a Rapper or Producer adept in UK Rap (Drill, Trap, Grime or other genre)?

07 July 2021

We are looking for musicians of all ages with talent, enthusiasm and credibility to deliver rap music workshops with youth workers. You will help to inspire young people to create their own music and divert them from involvement in gangs and serious violence.

Survey for young people with multicultural backgrounds

27 May 2021

Do you have a multicultural background and live or go to school in Hertfordshire? If so we would love to hear your views.

Services for Young People

10 May 2021

YCH Services for Young People will now be known as Hertfordshire County Council Services for Young People, and continues to support young people across Hertfordshire to make a successful transition into adulthood.

Annual survey for young people

17 March 2021

If you are a young person who has used our Service over the last year, by attending one of our projects, Access Points, Young People’s Centres, met with one of our Personal Advisers or Youth Worker for support, information or advice etc, we want to hear from you!

Supporting schools to guide their students on the path to employment, education and traini…

16 March 2021

YCH Services for Young People is pleased to release the new traded offer for 2021-22.

The Princess Royal takes part in virtual meeting with young NHS Cadets from Hertfordshire

05 February 2021

Two young people from the NHS cadets programme with Hertfordshire County Council, YCH Services for Young People - took part in a video meeting with HRH Princess Anne last week.

YCH Services for Young People is selected to deliver one of the UK’s first NHS Cadet progr…

23 January 2021

YCH Services for Young People (YCH SfYP) was delighted to be selected as the delivery team for the innovative NHS Cadet pilot programme that launched in Hertfordshire in October 2020.

Covid-19 update: January 2021

11 January 2021

YCH Services for Young People is continuing to support young people across Hertfordshire during the third national lockdown and, with schools closed for most young people, this help and support is more critical than ever.